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Philly Celebrates its Gay Past

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | May 31
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of early GLBT civil rights demonstrations, the people of Philly are coming together in a big way.

Philadelphia Celebrates 50 Years of the LGBT Rights Movement

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | May 17
On July 4, 1965, the very first LGBT rights demonstrations in the United States were held in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia.

Mazzoni Center Celebrates 35 Years at May 15 Elixir Gala

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | May 7
Mazzoni Center is proud to announce that its annual celebration and fundraiser, Elixir: the Cure for the Common Gala, will take place on Friday, May 15, on the Mill House Deck at Philadelphia's historic Water Works.

LBBC Welcomes Women to Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) has opened registration for its ninth annual conference for women living with metastatic breast cancer, Saturday, April 11 - Sunday April 12.

Spinderella Performs at Y-Hep's '90s Dance Party

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 17
On March 20, Philadelphia FIGHT's Youth Health Empowerment Project (Y-HEP) will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary with "This Is How You Do It, a '90s Jam fundraiser from 7-11 p.m. at Moore College of Art & Design, 1916 Race Street, in Philadelphia.

Philly Brings Science to Women and People of Color

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 9
On March 13-14 in Philadelphia, extraordinary women in science come together to share their powerful stories of success during The Color of Science program.

Philly Fight Women and Girls HIV Awareness Health Fair

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 3
On Saturday, March 7, Philadelphia will celebrate National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with a community health fair.

Gershman Y Takes Feminist Look at The Book of Esther

On Sunday, February 22, The Gershman Y takes a feminist look at the Bible when they present "The Book of Esther: The Journey of Queen Vashti and Queen Esther."

Cutting Edge: Philly Hair Stylist Michael Freeman

GROOMING | By Jill Gleeson | Jan 14
Philadelphia hair stylist Michael Freeman dishes what's hot in hair trends for 2015 as well as providing an insider's guide to the City of Brotherly Love.

Suspects in Philly Gay Bashing Case Held for Trial

CRIME | Dec 16
A Philadelphia judge has ordered three young adults held for trial in a September confrontation with a gay couple that left one of the men with a broken jaw.

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